Category Archives: 1 Timothy

February 21 – We are ALL IN!

Read 1 Timothy 4:12 Few things in this world get me more excited than people discovering their potential in Christ. When someone gets the chance to find freedom and utilize their skills and abilities to build the Kingdom, it brings … Continue reading

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December 5 – Personal Contentment and Financial Covenants

Read 1 Timothy 6:1-10 “The rich rule over the poor, and the borrower is slave to the lender.”  (Prov. 22:7) The “covenants” we establish with lending institutions enable us to have today what we can pay for tomorrow…and the next day…and … Continue reading

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August 12: Don’t Covet

Read 1 Timothy 6:6-10 This week we are exploring the commandment, “Do not covet.” A wise friend of mine often says, “Be careful what you ask for because you just might get it.” Why? Because the more we desire something, … Continue reading

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July 10: Honor Parents Who Need Help

Read 1 Timothy 5:1-16 What does conduct in the church look like? What kind of leaders and servants should a church have? How do people in the church relate to one another? Those are the kinds of questions that Paul … Continue reading

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June 16: For the Rich

Read 1 Timothy 6:17-21 As Paul gave Timothy clear instruction about conduct within the body of Christ in Ephesus, there was one final group of people Timothy was to address…the rich. Something within us causes most of us to tune … Continue reading

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June 15: Godliness, Contentment, Spiritual Gain

Read 1 Timothy 6:2b-16 Did you notice in today’s reading the two equations representing differing mindsets? Godliness = $ Gain Godliness + Contentment = Spiritual Gain The first of those equations is the message of many false teachers in Timothy’s day…and also in … Continue reading

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June 14: Elders and Employers

Read 1 Timothy 5:17-6:2 Have you ever thought to yourself, “I am not sure how to relate to that person”? Perhaps the person is a bit different . . . a little unusual . . . and you just don’t … Continue reading

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